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Death : Mystery Unsolved
The world is on the verge of apocalypse, all no-thanks to the newly elected leader of TTO (The Terrorist Organization), who wants to conquer and rule over the world, by spreading terror [ the utmost form of fear ] all over the world. Within last 20 days ; 4 countries had already gotten hit by it. The blast in the industrial area of Country C, Chemical gas explosion under the thermal plant of Country A, Hijacking of airports area of Country NZ and today The disappearance of 5 high tech public service planes of Country H. Within just 20 days; millions of innocent people had already lost their lives , under this mass slaughter. But TTO won't remain silent , it will attack again , as for when and where, that's an underlying threat , a mystery which needs to be solved and needs to be stopped. But, what will happen , when the people who actually have the capabilities and powers to stop this apocalypse from happening , are SWORN ENEMIES of each other. Two agents; Agent S and Agent K ; who are the highly fo *************** Death : Mystery Unsolved Typical cheat breed of humans Typical cheat breed of humans " Ahhh! " she screamed beneath the burly figure. A girl, most likely to be in her eighteen, was lying on the ground. Her entire being covered with injuries from normal to the serious the very serious one. While,the burly figure was standing atop her, as high and mighty as Mount Everest. His left leathery shoe was placed on top of her face... which already was rolling on the dirt and dust filled ground. She could see that this time she is done for. The blood started flowing out of her mouth, giving her a more pathetically pitiful appearance. "Need help! " a man who was sitting on his motorbike, leisurely enjoying this scene till this very moment asked. And the person, who till now was rolling in the ground like a football of the burly man, gritted her teeth very tightly. "No thanks. " she almost roared at him. Like, she would rather love to die than beg for help from him. And as if her survival instinct kicked in, she tried to move the rest of her body... which was currently being one with dirt and dust on the ground. Her body, which was lying flat on the ground, started stirring, and very soon, she started recoiling herself; just like a fetus coil around the umbilical cord, in its mother's womb. Then, when her hands could finally touch her feet; she stretches her arm a little, uncovers the outermost leather stocking a little, then she brought her 'Beretta M9' from it's hiding and without wasting a single breath, aim at the forehead of the burly figure and 'Bang' shot at him. As for the burly figure, who was still as high and mighty as Mount Everest, the moment earlier... loses his momentum and falls flat into the ground. As for a certain lazy figure, he just faked a yawn at her sloppy, clumsy process of dealing with the enemy. But, she pretends not to see that taunting in his eyes and actions. But before, she could
The Sons Of God And The Daughters Of Humans
Are you ready to listen to a life-changing story? The story of seven fallen angels who were exiled from heaven. They supported the wrong one and fell on earth in human form. What happened when they mated with the daughters of humans? Did their children lost their lives; or they become the origin of all mythical creatures like the werewolf, vampire, dragons, sirens, Nephilim. Are they still alive or killed by the prophesied flood as justice to the human race. At last, who is waiting for its salvation; wanted to return home. Join the journey of the fallen angels who supported the wrong wicket one; came to spend their life on earth. Yaahadana, the strongest of all; Naksh the moon lover; Dev the mind controller; Quasar the manipulator; Lohit the lover of elements, and lastly Zayaan the protector of the human race. *************** The Sons Of God And The Daughters Of Humans Chapter 1: The Rebellious Child Situated at the head of the resurrected Bay of the Kenai Peninsula, Seaward is the picturesque destination. My home is Seaward Alaska is popular only for chilly winds and the shades of blue ice to mesmerizing your eyes. The whale migration, the glacier, the resurrected bay defines the peaceful atmosphere anyone can wish to live with. My hometown is the place where people use to come and relax from their busy urban life. But here in my home, I wanted to run from here. Every morning when you have a father like Hitler, these natural beauties will not support your mental health for a long time. "Get out of my house," dad screech at me. Holding a thunder inside my chest, I replied politely. "Dad, this is my life. I want to live the way I want," "Will you please understand? " I added. "If you want to live here in this house, you have to follow my rules," He busted again. The anger in his tone peeled my etiquette of being polite with him. "I can't live like this. I want to pursue a career in music and if you think following my dreams is a rebellious act against your will, I can't help it. I have to leave this house. " I screamed. Startled with my raised voice, he didn't expect this. I stood there for him to blast on me again. "You are not leaving; I am throwing you out of this house. Get out," He concluded our talk. His words penetrate my heart. How can a dad be ruthless like him, for not allowing his son to pursue what he wants? "I am leaving," with exhausted words, I had nothing to reply. In the rage, he threw a vase towards me; maybe he thought he could control me this time by showing his anger. While I was packing my bad to leave this house, the last thing he wished me was, "Go to hell," I smirked, and this time with my fiery eyes, I looked and said, "Hell is a better place, rather than staying with you," These were my last words to him. I grabbed my car keys as I kept my bag in the...
Thoughts of Mandy
Mandy Nakahama is a certified fangirl of Sproutoon’s lead vocalist Elias Hwan. She’s willing to do anything to support him. But, If that “anything” means doing something illegal in front of a camera, will Mandy go for it? As the people around her started to be distant, a stranger named Pocholo came to her and gave her the company she needed. He makes her happy and loved. Mandy became the happiest person with Pocholo that everything won’t be the same without him. Until she found the truth about her new found friend. *************** Thoughts of Mandy Prologue - Is that her? WITH trembling knees, she stepped outside her apartment. Mandy doesn’t want to go to school today because her whole body aches, and her temperature was above average. She put her hand on her forehead and flinched on the heat that she felt. “I should skip classes today,” she muttered. “And, I am freaking late…” She swayed as she walked down the stairs. One of her neighbors greeted her, but she ignored them. Mandy doesn’t have time to waste for the gossipers. She heard the two old ladies mumbled something behind her when she passed them. Mandy’s brows furrowed, and glanced back at them, but the two women have already turned by the corner. Mandy shook her head. “Why they can’t just mind their own business? ” Just before her second subject class started, Mandy reached her classroom. She can hear the noise of her classmates from outside. Mandy thought that maybe, they’re talking about the latest post on the Sproutoon social media page. She smiled. She’s also excited about the concert. That’s why she worked overtime last night to earn the ticket money. As soon as Mandy stepped inside the classroom, all her classmates went silent and turned to look at her. She knotted her forehead and looked back at them. “What? ” she asked. But nobody answered her. She looked for her friends, Sherry and Jennie, but she can’t find them. She walked towards her seat with gazes following her. They were all giving her a scrutinizing look as if she had done a crime. “It’s her, right? ” Mandy heard her female classmate asked. “I think so,” the other answered. “She really looked like her. ” Mandy looked down on her desk. She doesn’t understand what they are talking about, and why are they looking at her in a demeaning way. She paused when she remembered something. She looked at her classmates and saw that they’re all holding their smartphones. “Is this you, Mandy? ” one of her male classmates asked and showed her the screen of hi...
Crossroads, Book 1
Book 1 of the Crossroads Series Frank McGuire turned in his badge the day his partner was gunned down during a bank robbery, the second time the scum of the city killed someone he loved. When Frank was ten years old, his father was fatally shot while serving an arrest warrant on a drug dealer. Now he’s a private investigator, intent on bringing the lawless to justice. Thanks to Frank's precognitive abilities, he can commune with the dead and sometimes the dead find him.The FBI wants his help to find The Black Rail, Baltimore's latest serial killer. Now Frank has to find the son of his dead partner. Rand's dropped out of college and buried himself in the seedy bowels of the city. The stupid kid has no idea he’s walked into a lair of a serial killer. When Frank finds Rand, the kid will pay for all the misery he’s caused his family. Imagine Frank’s surprise when he discovers Rand is no longer a young boy but a full-grown man, the clone of Apollo with a body sculpted by Bernini. Lust between Frank and Rand *************** Crossroads, Book 1 Untitled CROSSROADS Book 1 A Gay Romance/Crime Series By Keta Diablo * * * * * * * * Copyright © 2014 by Keta Diablo Cover art by © The Book Khaleesi All rights reserved. Without limiting the rights under copyright reserved above, no part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in or introduced into a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form, or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise) without the prior written permission of both the copyright owner and the above publisher of this book. * * * * * * * * About Crossroads Baltimore cop, Frank McGuire, turned in his badge the day his partner was gunned down during a bank robbery. It was the second time the scum of the city killed someone he loved. When Frank was ten years old, his father was fatally shot while serving an arrest warrant on a drug dealer. He’s had his fill of criminals and the corrupt court system. Now he’s a private investigator, intent on bringing the lawless to justice…his oft-illegal form of justice. Frank has a leg-up on finding the worst of the worst, the one-off murderers and serial killers. Thanks to his precognitive abilities, he can commune with the dead, and sometimes the dead find him. Now, the FBI wants his help to find The Black Rail, a serial killer that’s turned the city inside out. Frank has a more pressing issue on his agenda…find the missing son of his dead partner. Rand Brennan has an identity issue, exacerbated ten-fold since the death of his father. He’s dropped out of college and buried himself in the seedy bowels of the city hoping to find himself. The stupid kid has no idea he’s walked into a wolf’s lair of illicit drugs and unscrupulous people. When Frank finds Rand, the kid will pay for all the misery he’s caused his sister and mother. Imagine Frank’s surprise when he discovers Rand is no longer the young boy from ten years ago, but a full-grown man,
FOR YOU, I KILLED
A strange girl relocates to Geodan for personal reasons. Bored and new in this country, she gets acquainted with her only neighbour: Drake, since the rest had deserted the street after the strange death of the old couples who had once lived in the house she now lives. Maeve, the direct opposite of Drake - a nerd who wants nothing but to be left alone - drags him to her kind of life and in the process, he falls deeply for her. Unfortunately, she doesn't feel the same for him. To her, not all men are meant for a relationship. Drake on the other hand doesn't share such views with her, and to him, there is just one person coming in the way of her love for him. He believes he will earn her love only when he had gotten rid of that one person and though it is going to be hard, he is ready to take the risk. *************** FOR YOU, I KILLED ONE Drake had been sitting on a stool in his kitchen when he heard the loud squash of plates breaking. Fear so deadly gripped him as he jumped to his feet. He could feel the hair at the back of his head stand the moment he discovered the noise was coming from the next door. This was strange for the house had longed been abandoned after the mysterious death of its last occupant. Why then would noise be coming from an empty house? Were the ghosts of the dead couple parading the house? The mere thought of it made him shiver. Moving to his window to take a peep even after the noise had quietened down, he saw a shadow of a person and dread consumed his entire being. Balling his hands into a fist, he couldn't decide which was better: confronting whosoever it was or running up the stairs and shutting his door - perhaps, the ghost or anything wouldn't come for him if he didn't make his presence known. He shook his head, concluding that was a bad idea. What if he was attacked in the middle of the night? That would be so much worst. Taking the bull by the horn, he decided to confront whatsoever it was so he picked the long pestle by the side of the wall which he had long kept for security - though he had never experienced an attack in the past. The noise began again - much louder this time and terror filled Drake to the brim as he stepped out of his house. It was times like this he wished he had neighbours around him; then, he wouldn't have to face this alone. The cool evening breeze hit him like a rod and he shivered as he was in nothing but a singlet. The noise was coming from the backyard and Drake contemplated if he should head straight for the back or take the front door. As he stood in front of the building, the iron black door creaked open due to its rust and the figure of a person came into view. This unexpected action caused Drake's legs to wobble and he fell on his back to the ground; his lithe figure falling in an undignified...
Escape from Abyss
Set in the third millenium, Cassie is held captive in the distant colony of Terra-12. Agents from a religious cult attempt to rescue her from the city's crime lords and police state. As they weave through the technocratic hellscape to avoid her captors, a mysterious entity of immense power hunts her from the shadows *************** Escape from Abyss The coming ordeal EST 359th sol day, 3025 AD Cryssalid cluster, Osiris system Western wing, Union space The USV Shalmeneser emerged from the void. A stream of blue light washed through the deck, rudely greeting her crew back to real space. A flash of white light illuminated the inner ring stabilizing the wormhole. The grey cargo ship parted from the shadow of the twin warp rings and proceeded onto the inspection zone. The crew on deck spied a single union cruiser about 10 light milliseconds away. Laser rangefinders detected a 1000 mm railgun, running across the length of its body. The Cruiser commenced a long distance scan of the cargo ship. “Thermal and laser scans show no sign of armaments “, recon officer Abe reported. “Then open the hatch and send a shuttle to inspect them “, Vice Captain Eze responded. “Aye “, the recon officer moved to give the command but the Captain barred him. “Cancel that order, give them the green light to depart “, ordered the grey, old Captain. “But Sir, the check is routine and…” the Captain cut him off and pointed at the visual images. “See that Red Star on its broadside? That’s from Redstone Shipping. You want a complaint to the Admiralty on your name or what? “, he pointed a finger at the young, redhead officer. He looked at the disinterested faces of other officials and sighed, “I’m Sorry Sir “. The inspection was cancelled and safe passage permit was relayed to system officials. Upon receiving clearance, the freighter boosted its primary fusion reactor to cruise capacity and the plasma shields went up. The whole vessel was enveloped within an orb of translucent white, hardened to a wall by alternating magnetic fields. The twin propulsion engines activated, and the ship resumed its trek through the endless night. The comms in the ship’s living quarters blared, “Attention all passengers, we will now recommence our journey. Acceleration will begin shortly, set at 20g. It will take 12. 7 hours to rea...
Plain office girl Kayla's normal life went into haywire the moment she met handsome CEO Warren De Jesus of AlphaCorp. From how he affects her, to the weird dreams she was suddenly having. Adding up a series of murders surrounding her, her life was now far from ordinary. She must now find out how all of these are connected to the rich, intelligent and drop-dead gorgeous CEO to put her life back to how it used to, boring and all. *************** Love, Eternal - 1 - Kayla stretched her arms upward to lessen the stiffness of her muscles. Finally, this ends another tiring day at the office! She switched off her Company-issued laptop and started tidying up her table. "Hey, where are you going? " Drake, their team lead called out to her just as she was about to leave. "Home? " she innocently answered. She did a quick look at her watch to check if she was not leaving early by mistake. Nope! Just in time! "Don't you remember? We have a team dinner tonight? " continued Drake. "We do? " Kayla suppressed a sigh. She can't understand why they need to go out together once a month when all of them know they do not exactly get along and the dinners do not exactly help with their relationship. She was in a team where she was surrounded by self-absorbed individuals who do not exactly take her seriously since she was much younger than all of them, regardless of skills of course. Why do they have to pretend they were okay when they weren't? Such a waste of time... Okay, relax! It's just dinner and it's not like you are paying for it "Sorry! ‘Must have slipped my mind" she flashed her well-practiced fake smile and got herself seated again while waiting for her teammates to finish what they were doing. By the time her officemates were done and they were walking to the restaurant, her smile started faltering. She walked after them to avoid being caught frowning. She was busy calculating how fast she should eat to end the torment as quickly as possible when someone grabbed her arm. Before she could even scream, she found herself caught in a warm familiar embrace. Familiar? What the --- She pushed herself free and a gasp escaped her lips the moment she laid eyes on the stranger. A handsome stranger who was now looking at her longingly. Wait! Does he know her? Because Kayla was sure she doesn't know him. Who the hell would forget such a perfect face? Handsome or not, he's still a stranger! "Let me go, M...
Their End, My Beginning
Chapter 36 What the fucking hell is wrong with this girl
(Previously known as "Will Find Out WHY?") Two childhood sweetheart gets separated but meets again after 20 years. Though they had kept in contact they didnt have any contact for 3 years and those 3 years changed him from a sweet lover to a icy cold playboy CEO. What happened that changed him? well his parents died. Why loose contact with her? That you have to find out. And the worse is they meet on the day she looses her parents to car accident. And whats more worse the people she thought were her loveable changes, her bestfriend has secrets and the worst of all the identity of hers was all a lie. Her life was a lie?? Why?? The only thing she knew was her parents death was just the beginning. *************** Their End, My Beginning Author's Note I know I had already said this but I am saying this again that I am temporarily stopping my writing here. This book is available on other apps like wattpad, novelcat, moboreader, flipread, likinovel, hinovel, novelsky, onreading, tapas, novelstar, dreame. Dreame is my main app on which I have uploaded my other books. If you are interested you can check that. Anyways, so if you are interested you can read two more chapters in the above mentioned apps. This book is free on Wattpad and Dreame. Sorry for the trouble caused. Thankyou for the reads I appreciate it. But if you could comment on how the book is it would have been amazing. For a author knowing their work is success is the biggest gift they can get. Anyways, some may think since I am no longer continuing here what is the use of commenting. They are right. I stopped temporarily. May continue or may not. It depends on some factors. I hope you can forgive me. Also on the above mentioned apps i havent completed my writing, I will only continue writing after June 12 not here but on the above mentioned apps. Hoping to see you there.
Bound By The Erstwhile Chains
"You can't handle it. If you try too hard to understand me, what you'll unbosom, that is if you're able to uncover anything, will drive you mad. Because my mind is a dark labyrinth, never understood". A dark, lonely, numb soul wanders the face of the Earth in search of peace. Running and hiding from her hunters and her captives. She's trying all she can to feel something, anything, at all as proof that she's living but all to no avail. She's neither human nor werewolf, Satyr nor mermaid, she doesn't seem to have a place to fit in. Her only mission and the goal that drives her very being is how to get rid of the curse she was born with. A curse that seems to spread its wings of death over any one she dares to care about. A curse that doesn't hesitate to suck the happiness out of all beings of close proximity to her. Will her strive to break this curse be fruitful or futile? Will she be able to protect others from getting consumed by this curse that plagues her very existence? Will she thrive over this seemin *************** Bound By The Erstwhile Chains Prefatory Camp Arietis is about to have a new unusual member. A member like no other ever seen before. No one knows her identity. They're not even cognizant of her gender detail. Nothing about her is known, not even her face was seen and the curiosity constantly ate deep into the entire camp. She's known only as the mysterious camp member with a very cold aura around her, even colder than that of the frost princess. Alaria Seraphina Doom Two simple words to describe her, Cimmerian and Mysterious. She has a morbid ambience that gives only a glimpse of the stygian blackness of her heart and empty soul. Some might say she's a walking dead, but I don't think Alaria's reaction to trespassers is any like that of the walking dead. She's been through thicks and thins, thorns and spines and even hell itself, refuses to serve as her solace. She was left alone in a world devoid of the comfort a child sought. At a very young age, she lost everything she ever had, everything she ever looked forward to was snatched away from her in the blink of an eye with no hope of coming back, with no hope of happiness for her future. The pain, the anguish, the agony, the cries, everything became muffled, reducing as the hope slipped away bit by bit until there was nothing left and she succumbed to the numbness, to the darkness that pulled her in and gnawed at her soul. She keeps herself hidden from the world but at the same time, she's conspicuous everywhere she goes. Her presence fills the whole place and people with a natural sense of fear, her authority commands rapt attention, one of which she doesn't seek or ask for. With all these striking features, you'd think no one would ever want to cross her path, but she has enemies, people hunting her down, people wanting to know what lies under the hood, curious about the commanding powers this mysterious person possesses. All of which she had no idea as
Trapped with the Zombies
Zombies are everywhere and you got nowhere to go! Would you be able to escape alive? What are you going to do? *************** Trapped with the Zombies Creeper 1 "I like you, Arix! " Yam confessed her true feelings for her best friend. They've been best of friends for three years now and would it end right there because of her confession? My God! She didn't even know when and how was that "liking" all started and developed but yeah, she likes him or maybe she's in love. Yeah, crazy Yam and in any minute, she might lose a good friend. Well, she can't blame her defenseless heart from falling for this man because aside from the fact that he has the good looks and wit, they really get along so well and he is always been there for her no matter what and he's such a very lovable person. Arix Barber is a half german-half filipino, he was born in Germany and studied there until junior high, but since his grandmother passed away, his Family had to come back to the Philippines to see his mom's mother for the last time. Until he decided to stay in the country with his widowed aunt who had no children and continue his studies here. His parents went back to Germany to take care of their Food business. He met Arix during senior high, at first she was a bit skeptical because he did not seem to be friends with average looking people - like her, but her impressions didn't last because when they became seatmates he befriended her and they clicked. She was an epic fail when it comes to academic, so Arix is always the rescuer of her grades, it's unfair because she only excels in sports while Arix excels in everything he do. He's also one of the campus' kings and everyone adores him in school; female and gay students or maybe all the creatures on earth will probably like him. "What are you talking about, Yam? " Arix asked her with a curiousity in his eyes.. Didn't he get his heart-warming confession or he was just too surprised by his sudden revelations? Argh! She remembered her Taekwondo troops called "Wilab", they always tease her with Arix and it seemed to be one of the reasons why she f...
The Special Mission
Chapter 15 : A SPECIAL REQUEST
“What a life! This is the reason why I’m afraid to fall in love again. Today you are good, tomorrow you’ll fight. One day, he’ll wake up and will tell you he doesn’t love you anymore. In fact, I’m not sure if that man and I had a relationship before. Maybe, that’s just a mutual understanding. We didn’t have exact date to celebrate our anniversary and what so ever, we just know to ourselves that we are happy together,” I told herself and reminisced my past relationship. What will happen if a female detective of the province meets the male detective of the city who will change her perspective in love and relationship? With that, please read the book from the beginning up to its end. *************** The Special Mission PROLOGUE Hey there! It's me, the author of the book. If you love reading mystery-thriller romance, you should take a look at this story. Read it from the beginning up to its end. I may not as good as the other authors here but I'm pretty sure that you'll love this book when you start reading it. Let me tell you what the story all about. <Josh> I have a lot of questions in my mind since then. Until now it's still a big question to me. I never fall in love with a lady, I don't know. Do you think it's normal for man? Look! I'm not a gay, 100% sure. Maybe, I'm just waiting for the right lady for me. The lady whom I will love forever. The lady whom I will protect, I will take care of for the rest of my life. I am sure, I'd never fall in love or just in denial? I don't know if what I felt before was just a puppy love or what. We are still young that time. Honestly, she is still on my mind. I'm still thinking about her. Is that mean, I'm in love with her that's why I can't let myself enter in a relationship? Is this the reason why I can't court other ladies? This is one of the questions that is really hard to answer because even me I don't undertand myself. I know I left her without notice, without even saying good bye. It's been years but her face is still clear on my mind. The way she smiles, the way she looks at me and the way she takes care of me are the memories that are still here in my heart. Sometimes, I'm wondering what will happen if I didn't leave her? Are we still together by this time? No one can tell what will happen. I'm still hoping to see her because I can't forget her even years have passed. Am I in love with her or just in denial until now? I've been waiting to see her again for so long, until now she's not showing up. Did she look the same? Well, of course not. What if I accidentally met her somewhere else but I didn't recognize her? Is that mean, we are not meant for each other? I can't move o...
Sci-fi ~ Mystery ~ Action ~ Romance. The year is 2083. Irma Zimmermann, young daughter to a wealthy businessman, is sent on a collective business trip to the famous island of Delta Metropolis, the capital of the modern world. Consisting of a massive interconnected network of glass-built malls known as Uptown, Delta Metropolis is home to androids, cognitive plants, and the feeling that nothing is quite as it seems. There, she meets Elias, an insufferable thief who later becomes her ally in the battle for good. A story about two colliding individuals and worlds in a future sci-fi setting packed with mystery, action, and romance. Inspired by Detroit: Become Human and Altered Carbon. *************** Future Sold Delta Metropolis I was seated at the front of the hover plane with my father. Bluish holo-screens divided our first-class seats, flashing the latest news’ reports and stock market values. Indifferent, I peered through the oval windows of the plane, the thrum of the engine like a soft purr in my seat. Through the glass I spied a sprawling island surrounded by a black, bottomless sea. It was outlined in fluorescent strings along the edges of its perimeter, growing more concentrated towards the centre, like veins to a heart. Electric billboards and gargantuan holograms dotted the surface, spotlights of purple and red and blue flashing haphazardly against the dark background, lighting up a world so devoid of nature. My eyes traced the layers of concrete and metal and neon lights. In the centre of a winding maze of low, square buildings, on a huge, raised platform, stood Uptown: the indoor city, sparkling like a great crystal. In reality, it was a cluster of interconnected skyscrapers, so many and so vast they housed entire populations. We were approaching the heart of the Metropolis, the industrial centre of the modern world. Coming here was like flying into the future, a future my father and I had a part in creating. My father’s corporation had grown steadily in the last decade, and I had grown with it—into it. My ideas contributed as much as his did—and I had a lot of ideas. That’s why father was bringing me along despite my deviating age. I was the youngest here. People tended to say that there was a certain innocence in youth, that it meant you weren’t quite ready for all the world had to offer. That was ironic, in my opinion. We were the ones being born into the world as it was. We hadn’t seen it change…we had no past to cling to. But I wasn’t the only young employee on the trip. I eyed the assistants and secretaries sitting around me, trying to meet a few eyes. None of them caught, which I belatedly should have expected. My father oc...
A Creeping Suspicion
Failure is a tough pill to swallow, and Hunter Benson believes he's been given a lifetime prescription. After moving from New York City to Lake George, his wife, Kristen, lands a dream job as a lawyer. Hunter, on the other hand, cannot even bring himself to pass the Bar exam. As Kristen spends more time at work, and less time with Hunter, the fabric of his sanity begins to unweave. *************** A Creeping Suspicion Fat and Nitrates "Something sure does smell good! " I walked behind my wife Kristen, and kissed her on the neck as the smell of fat and nitrates enticingly danced into my nostrils. Kristen took a sip of coffee and smiled. She still looked the exact same as when we lived together in college, thirteen years ago. Maybe it was the oversized sweater she wore, or maybe it was because her blonde hair still shimmered like a morning sun. But, ever since my first dive into her grey blue eyes, she's been my world. "Thought you might like a nice breakfast this morning. " "You thought correct," I began to pile a plate with enough bacon to build my own Frankenstein pig. "Toast? " Kristen asked as she ran her fingers through my thick brown forest of curls. Not even waiting for an answer, she popped two slices of rye bread into the toaster. Flipping two over medium eggs onto my plate, I chuckled. "What? " Her face flushed like a ripening tomato. "No--nothing," I began to chew on a strip of bacon. "Why do I feel like I'm being courted? " "Maybe because you... are. " "Well, you're doing a great job. " Kristen sat down in front of me and smiled. This was always her thing. Whenever my lovely wife wanted to tell me something I may not like, I'd always get softened up with a meal. Judging by the amount of bacon she had fried up, it was easy to see that she was going to drop a bomb. The wooden chair groaned when I sat down at the kitchen table. I didn't even have a chance to pepper my egg whites before my wife slid into the seat in front of me. "So," she started as she handed me a mug of coffee. "Two things" "Two? You better whip up some pancakes then! And get the good syrup, not the high fructose corn garbage. " I joked. "I'm going to accept the offer. " Kristen squeaked out before she hid behind her coffee mug. "Oh" "And... " she stammered as if she didn't want to finish the sentence. "And what? " "I'm starting tomorrow. " I opened my mouth to ...
After the sudden departure from her mother and her father's critical illness, Riona's teenage life is put to a halt when she assumes the role of both parents in the life of her siblings. She takes an odd job and becomes a professionally trained assassin, whose only goal is to kill. She hides behind the mask of a nerd at Colton's High thinking it would draw less attention to her, but when Keith Anderson transfers to her school, he becomes drawn to her and gets driven to discover the real person behind that mask. Will he succeed or will he just become one of the targets? *************** Undercover Assassin Prologue + Chapter 1 "Please... " Her tiny voice cried in a screeching sound. "Nothing personal Anna, but I'm getting paid. " I replied in a monotone before bringing out my knife. "No! " She cried as I stabbed her hard in the gut with it. Her lifeless body fell to the ground, eyes opened, blood spilling out of her body and into the wooden floor. I stood up and examined her lifeless body on the wooden floor and a smile creeped into my lips before I walked out of the small wooden house. After sitting in the car, I first took off my hand gloves then placed my gun into my duffle bag then brought out the bloody knife and stared at it. The blood stain on this knife made a smile creep into my lips once again as I remembered how I so easily stabbed her. I looked into my bag and took out a piece of white cloth which had a few dried out blood stains from my previous victims and wiped the boys off it before it could dry. After I finished cleaning it, I placed it into my bag, zipped it up and placed it at the back of the driver's seat. I grabbed my glasses from the passenger seat, put it on, let my hair loose and drove home. "Rie's home! " Cassidy's screamed when I pulled over in front of the house. A smile made its way to my face when i saw her. I grabbed my bag from the back seat and was greeted by two of my sisters. As if on cue, my phone rang and looking at the caller ID, I answered immediately. "Well done, the other half of the money you were promised will be sent to you immediately. " Victor said at the other end of the phone before hanging up. My phone buzzed again but this time, it was a notification that Victor had paid me for Anna's murder. "Let's go shopping girls! " I said to both my sisters, who in return squealed loudly. "Right after I take a bath. " "Hurry! " Cassidy yelled. I walk up the stairs and look down at both my sisters who were smiling and talking to themselves. It's all worth it. ** R I O N A "Where's Thalia? " I questioned bo...
The story is not just about solving mystery cases, it is also about friendship, professionalism, love, relationship and hard work. It is about combining people with different attitude, personality, beliefs and skills in one team. The asset of their department, the best team in the agency, "Mission X" Gaile, Earl, Matt and Ethan are detectives who were assigned in major cases in their department. Only Matt wants to be a detectives, the three have their personal reasons why they want to be a detective. Gaile is the only female detective in the department, she's the only flower among the thorns. She's good in analyzing the possible situations that happened in the past even it was happened long time ago. Matt is Gaile's boy best friend since childhood. He's the best detective when it comes to interrogation of suspects. Ethan is Gaile's childhood sweetheart. He's good in catching criminals in a different way. Earl is Gaile's lover who can't express his true feelings for her because of Ethan who's always mak *************** Mission X CHAPTER 1 : THE CULPRIT'S LAST VICTIM "Nooooo, Sir! Please... just leave me alone. Just get all my money if you want, I will give it to you", Gaile begged him. "Sssshhhh... this is quick. I just have to take this out", The man in black whispered. He moved closer to the lady and tried to grab her. Gaile stepped backward to avoid the man but the man didn't stop following her. "Please, let me go. My parents need me. Just get all my money and leave me alone. I promise, I will not report this crime to the police", Gaile begged him for the second time. "I don't need your money because I have more than that. Can't you see? I wear suit, that means, I'm a decent man. I own a compan. I can buy everything I want. I'm a rich man. All I want tonight is... your body. Just... your body! So, don't make things complicated", he whispered in her ears. Aaaahhhhh! Help! Help! Help me please", Gaile shouted but it seems like no one is around to hear her asking for help. The man walks towards her and gets nearer and nearer. "No! Don't you dare touch any part of my body, even the tip of my hair or else... ", she glared at him and stopped talking for a while. "Or else what? A lady like you can't do nothing but to shout and ask for help, just give me your body so we won't have a problem. I can give you whatever you want and whatever you family needs", the man offered. "Come, join me to the happiest moment of your life with me", the man frowned then suddenly smiled at her. "Or else... I-i-i-i I will ruin your reputation, your career. I will destroy you, your family and your LIFE! ", Gaile threatened him. "Oh gosh! I'm scared, I'm so so so scared, I'm threatened", he acted sarcastically. Am I that scared? Are you threatening me or you were threatenee by me? Ooopppss! I think I knew the answer, you are scared, my love", the man glared at her. "I will find ways to punish you if something bad happens to me
The Secret Admirer
Never fall in love, if you did... You have to face the consequences- love or you'll die. Ash was a woman who never let herself fall in love nor let a man touch her since Dravo died, because for her, she was cursed by a man she never knew, a man who was desperate for her, a man who will kill every man who falls in love with her. Can you find a killer who never leaves a trace? A man who can do a perfect crime? A man that has no face? Be prepared and let's find the killer together as you continue reading this ongoing thriller story. :) Happy reading. *************** The Secret Admirer Introduction First uploaded in Chapterupdates Link: "I couldn't run away... Wherever I am he was always watching over me... An admirer who never leaves a trace and killed every man who fell in love with me... HE was a true nightmare that I wished to kill... Yet he remained unknown... " - Ash Introduction ASH' PERSPECTIVE "You killed him! You killed him! " shrieked an old woman in a long brown dress and a white top blouse as she pointed at me, she was in pain together with madness, her eyes were ruddy and she was trembling as she scampered closer to me the moment she saw me. She gripped her fist, then grabbed the neck part of my shirt like a man. Her hand aerodynamically shifted in the air quickly and the sound of her slap was ringing in my ears that I could barely overhear her words but her high-pitched voice reached inside my ears. "You killed her," she shouted non-stop and spitted out on my face... "Murderer," she sobbed and kept hitting me in all force. "How dare you show up in here... You," she glared at me as if she was cursing me to go to hell immediately, "You.. murderer! " I accepted every slap that landed on my face that night, I was firmly culpable, I conceded that reality. I cried and I had zero words to say nor affirmed myself from innocence. She was right, I killed Dravo Mendez, his son, and... tears were streaming down from my sights... I killed Dravo, my beloved boyfriend. I cried and everybody at Dravo's funeral looked at me like I was a gross woman, their eyes were killing me, they were sharp and ready to stab me in any seconds, mentally. "Mom, what are you doing? " she shouted and stood in front of me, she was covering me. "Amanda, get out of the way," Dravo's mother exclaimed. "This is all ridiculous, mom! It's not her fault," said Amanda to her, trying to defend me. "How dare you talk back to me, Amanda. Your brother is dead, and... " she moaned out loud, " And she is the reason! " she stared at me in the e...
Dia was dumped by her husband on her wedding day, because his celebrity crush was having a show in some nearby hotel. Now she wants a revenge on any man (Make a man fall in love with her and abscond on the wedding day). But what happens when she finds true love with the only son of a Business tycoon. A man who wouldn't stop at anything in making his son happy. *************** Dia Blurb and Chapter 1 My name is Dia. I have a story to tell which you think you already know. On my wedding day, after the costliest make up, rich gown, boxy suit I bought my husband and several other preparation, I was called upon and told, "Jip is no where to be found. " Like my supposed husband ran away on my wedding day because some celebrity crush was having a show that day in Trespat Hotel. Well, like you would expect, I was mad. Who wouldn't? But what good would being mad do than earn me a therapist and probably a psychiatrist. So, now, I've found solace in revenge. I am looking for a man whom I would fool in love. Then on my wedding day, off, I pick. Foolish? Haha. By the way, Zoe, my priceless bestie, is very much aware of my plan and is the top-notch planner. Well, before you go ahead and call me names, wish yourself this. Or let's put it this way. Go ahead and call me names, makes no difference. My highschool principal used to call me, "Psycho! " Oops! That's my best friend calling. "There's some birthday party tomorrow at Trespat. You know what I'm thinking? " I guess I do. We'll start from there. One step at a time. "Meet me at dance class. " Zoe dances, but what do I care? I think about only two things now. Food and revenge! "Dia, got MacDonald's for you. " That's my mom's. Don't run away. I probably will be back. * * * Chapter 1 - Doesn't take forever to go all Shitty "Thank you. Have a nice day. " A young lady, in a cotton colored rain coat slammed the door of the taxi which zoomed off immediately. She turned and began to walk into the Trespat hall. Opposite the Trespat hotel was a wierd man with lots of birds on him. Climbing on and off his arms, chest and shoulders. The rain seemed indecisive as it pat the swollen bitumen, tracing light dances around the spot, down the busy road. One of the birds left the man and flew across the road. It perched on th...
Murder in the Streets
“A dead body was yet again found in the streets of Springfield...” despite it's bright and cheerful name, horrors filled the city. However, everything wasn't like this before, in the past Springfield was a peaceful City until... *************** Murder in the Streets Murder in the streets XEA “A dead body was yet again found in the streets of Springfield... ” I smiled bitterly and turned the TV off. This was not new to Springfield, despite its bright and sunny name, horrors filled the city. I got my things and immediately went to school. “You didn’t call me yesterday, I could’ve accompanied you,” I nodded in agreement to what Matteas said to his girlfriend Luna. “I just bought some ice cream, Matteas. It was not that far from my house and I don’t want to bother you,” Luna smiled sweetly and clung into her boyfriend’s arms. “You know how dangerous it is," Luna just responded with a pout and Matteas ruffled her hair. “I didn’t get to watch the news, what happened, Xea? ” Cynthia, who’s sitting next to me asked but since my mouth was full, Yvron answered. “Nothing new, a woman was found on the streets, a wire was wrapped around her neck tightly, her fingers were chopped off and of course, Solis’ name was still written on the body. Police had assumed she was raped since her clothes were off,” Cynthia’s face contorted with fear upon hearing Yvron’s statement, “that’s… awful,” she whispered. Solis, the most wanted killer in Springfield. He’s been doing this for two years and is still lingering in the streets, freely. Police have been searching, but no improvements were made since day one, no evidences were collected, not even one CCTV footage was gathered, and there are no witnesses in all of the crimes he committed. I’m starting to think that the police was not trying hard enough- or Solis was just really good at what he’s doing. “Well that looks awful too,” we all checked who Alexei was pointing and we saw Tyler walking towards our table and he immediately sat at the vacant space beside me. “Man, you look awful,” Matteas stated which caused him to receive a glare from Tyler. I nodded in agreement and asked him what happened, however he just shook his head and didn't even bother to talk. I bet it’s ...
The Forgotten Angel
The sacrifice is great but will anybody be aware of it, let alone remember? It's a mystery story set in the 21st century, where we all are equipped with so many electronic gadgets and social media apps but do we know how to use them in an appropriate manner. We all know that gadgets can be used to post pictures and stories but can it be used as a tool to save millions of lives. It's a stunning and irresistible blend of mystery, sacrifice and quick thinking. *************** The Forgotten Angel The Forgotten Angel Summer vacations were going on, so my best friend Bella and I decided to go to our hometown to meet our family and enjoy. It was a long journey from Ahmedabad to Kanpur from the train and we were both excited to meet our parents after such a long semester. We had already loaded our bags on the train. I was sitting in the window seat and talking to my friend who was standing outside. Out of us pair, I was known to be the daring and intelligent one but she, my friend Bella was always the beautiful one. But nonetheless, we were inseparable friends. So when someone came to my friend and patted on her shoulder, I thought it would be one of her admirers and just as I was going to tease on her that, I saw the man's face and I bit back my tongue within a millisecond. His face was convulsed in fear and urgency. He kept looking here and there, but when he told us the words "Mickey at B2" he was looking straight into my friend's eyes. Before we could process the information and inquire, he was already running away from us as if a wolf was chasing him. My friend frowned, puzzled by what had just happened and I couldn't blame her. We looked at each other trying to make sense of what he had just said. First I thought it was a joke but on second thoughts it didn't seem like a joke, the man's petrified face was still flashing before my eyes. Before we realised the train had started moving and my friend rushed to the coach. As time past we kept wondering what he could have really meant and I couldn't excrete the gut feeling that told me that something terrible would happen if we didn't do something. I hadn't noticed the goosebumps creeping on my arms until now. Then a thought occurred to me that it may be some sort of code and could be dangerous. I shared my thoughts with my friend and we both together agreed that we should inform about the incident to some greater authority. The train was already on its full speed and there ...
Your name is Angelica Rose. Men can't keep their eyes off you and get dangerous thoughts even getting a glance of you. \You get ready late in the evening, put on your popping red lipstick and grab your nightmare black purse. The moment you stand in-front of the door of your "loving husband" a smirk showing 4 pointy teeth so sharp they are able to rip trough cows skin starts forming on your perfect face. After half a minute of waiting a handsome man with the highest quality of clothing opens the door. You enter the mansion and follow your husband to the ginormous library. There's a modern, welcoming sofa next to a small table with 2 glasses of pink wine from 1965 and the bottle in between. You sit down as he hands you the glass. He starts talking with you with you. "I heard you fired the maid. Sabrina, if i'm correct?" You look at him with a cold empty face. It's not like he's used to anything different. You pour the pink drink in your mouth, tasting the new expensive liquid sliding down in your throa *************** Cliche STORY. Imagine being a gorgeous woman in high heels, a wine red dress and a cross necklace hanging down from your neck, shaking as you take your smooth steps.. Your name is Angelica Rose. Men can't keep their eyes off you and get dangerous thoughts even getting a glance of you... Little did they know what is waiting for them. You get ready late in the evening, put on your popping red lipstick and grab your nightmare black purse. The moment you stand in-front of the door of your "loving husband" a smirk showing 4 pointy teeth so sharp they are able to rip trough cows skin starts forming on your perfect face. You ring the doorbell of the attractive white mansion. It makes a beautifull pure sound, not like ordinary ones. After half a minute of waiting a handsome man with the highest quality of clothing opens the door. You enter the mansion and follow your husband to the ginormous library. Theres a modern, welcoming sofa next to a small table with 2 glasses of pink wine from 1965 and the bottle inbetween. You sit down as he hands you the glass. He starts talking with you with you. "I heard you fired the maid. Sabrina, if i'm correct? " You look at him with a cold empty face. It's not like he's used to anything different. You pour the pink drink in your mouth, tasting the new expensive liquid sliding down in your throat. "Don't you know why my dear? " You say in a calm tone. You can tell by his face he understands. About a month ago you found out he had cheated on you with several woman, including the maid, Sabrina. After a long silence he places his hand on your thigh with a disgusting smirk on his face. You can't help but smile at the thoughts of revenge that are starting to form inside your head. He continues to speak slowly moving hes fingers on you. "You know i'm sorry for what i did Engelica... She was just a maid, she didn't mean anything to me. " He says speaking in a seducing calm voice. You cant bel